The Government of India is organizing the six-day mega event “Bharat Parv” at the Lawns and Gyan Path in front of the Red Fort in Delhi from January 26 to 31, 2023, as part of the Republic Day celebrations.
The Ministry of Tourism has been designated as the nodal Ministry for the Republic Day Parade event. The highlights of the event will include showcasing the best Republic Day Parade tableaux at the venue, cultural performances by the Zonal Cultural Centres as well as cultural troupes from States/ UTs, a pan – India Food Court, and a pan – India Crafts Bazaar with sixty-five
The event will be open to the public from 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on January 26th, 2023, and from 12:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. from January 27th through 31st, 2023. The event is expected to have a lot of visitors every day.
Bharat Parv has been held previously in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020 (and virtually in the year 2021) at the Lawns and Gyan Path in front of the Red Fort. The physical event is being organized at the Lawns and Gyan Path in front of Red Fort after a gap of 2 years.
The event will have a food festival, handicraft mela, folk and tribal dance performances, performances by cultural troupes, a display of Republic Day tableaux, and the illumination of the Red Fort. During the event, Dekho Apna Desh, Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat, G20, and Mission LIFE will be promoted and have their brand recognized.
The event, which will last for six days, will have the following major components.
Regional Cuisine Display and Sale
1. Food Court
2. Stalls by the State govt.
3. Stalls by IHM’s
4. Stalls by Food Vendors
5. Food Demonstrations (Focused on Year of Millets)
Handicraft & Handloom
1. Stalls by DC, Handloom
2. Stalls by State governments
3. Stalls by KVIC, TRIFED
Culture & Heritage
1. Zonal Cultural Centre (Ministry of Culture) choreographed performances
2. Performance by States/UTs
3. Special Performances
4. Display of Tableaux
The achievements and flagship programme of central government ministries and organizations
1. Nukkad Natak
3. Painting Competitions
4. Involvement of Tourism Yuva Club, School/College
5. Experiential Zone